SOUP Grant Application
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Columbus SOUP Grant Application
Contact Person Name
Provide the name of the primary contact person for this project.
Contact Person Email Address
Provide the email address of the primary contact person. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Contact Phone Number
Please provide the contact number. Format (###)###-#### or ##########
Organization / Group Name
Provide the name of the organization that you are affiliated with. This is the name we will use in all event-related programming.
501c3 or Fiscally-Sponsored Org
Is your organization a tax-exempt nonprofit organization (501c3) or fiscally-sponsored by a tax exempt nonprofit corporation?
Columbus SOUP is an organization fiscally-sponsored by an Ohio 501(c)(3), Community Shares of MidOhio. As such, we urge all grant applicants to be either an independent tax-exempt organization or sponsored by one. However, we can accept applications from organizations who do not meet these qualifications, but there may be tax liabilities incurred for the winning project or projects. For more information, please contact us.
501(c)(3) Corporate Name
Enter the official name of your 501(c)(3) organization or fiscal sponsor.
As a tax-exempt organization, we are required to record and report specific information about grand recipients to the IRS. Please complete an IRS Form W-9 for the organization or person receiving grand funds and attach it below.
IRS Form W-9
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Website or Social Media Presence
If your organization or project has a website or social presence, select yes.
If you have a website, please provide the URL. Otherwise, enter NA
If you have a facebook page, please provide it. Otherwise, enter NA
If you have a Twitter handle, please provide it. Otherwise, enter NA
If you have an Instagram, please provide the handle. Otherwise, enter NA
Provide a name for your project. We will use this in all event-related materials.
Give a brief summary of your background and your history of involvement in the community. LIMIT 1,000 CHARACTERS
Provide a brief description of the overall goals. LIMIT 1000 CHARACTERS
In 1000 characters or less, describe the need or situation in the community that your project addresses.
Summarize the project and make clear links to how your activities will accomplish your goals. Provide a timeline and completion date here. LIMIT 1000 CHARACTERS
Tell us about partnerships or agencies involved with your project. Be specific about the roles they play. LIMIT 1000 CHARACTERS
Describe the impact your project will have in our community and how it strengthens it. LIMIT 1000 CHARACTERS
Total Project Cost
What is the total cost for your project? Enter in whole numbers. If unknown, enter 0.00 and explain below.
Total Funding From Other Sources
Your project may have secured funds from other sources. Please provide how much you have already received or expect to receive. Enter in numbers only. If unknown, enter 0.00 and explain below.
How will you use the grant funds?
Be detailed here. If you are unsure of costs or funding, please explain. Our past experiences show us that this is important to our attendees. Grant amounts vary by attendance but expect between $1000-1500. LIMIT 1000 CHARACTERS
By clicking the box below and submitting this application, you acknowledge that the information provided is as complete for your project as is possible at the time of submission. Additionally, you agree that funds provided through the SOUP grant will be used ONLY for the project outlined in this application.